Program Info

Website
https://floridadep.gov/rcp/nerr-apalachicola/content/ecosystem-science-programs-anerr
Region(s)
NW
Summary
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Monitoring
Parameters
Water depth (m), species composition, shoot density, percent occurrence (by % and Braun-Blanquet), canopy height, and degree of epiphytization (low, medium, high), salinity (ppt), temperature (C), surface and bottom dissolved oxygen (%), turbidity (NTU), secchi depth (m), pH and water color, grain-size analysis and percent organic analysis
Notes
Application
To monitor distribution and density of ephemeral SAV species in response to salinity fluctuations in Apalachicola Bay.
Publications
Internal use
Start
2003
End
2004
Frequency
Variable
Method
transects, quadrats, cores, YSI meters
Discontinuity
Data Location
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve
Data Format
.xls
Habitats
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Water Column
SEACAR Citation
Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP); Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection (RCP); Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve. (2004). Apalachicola Bay Ephemeral SAV Monitoring. Updated 06/30/2020. Distributed by: SEACAR Data Discovery Interface, Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection, Florida Department of Environmental Protection. https://data.florida-seacar.org/programs/details/997
Alternative Citation

indicates priority attributes

Contacts
Jenna Harper

Regional Administrator

jennifer.harper@dep.state.fl.us

850-670-7700

Export Standardized Data

Habitat(s) : Indicator(s) Last Updated File Download
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation : Percent Cover 07/08/24 01:32 PM Download File - SAV - 997.zip
DIP Document N/A Download File - DIP

Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection Managed Areas

Apalachicola Bay, Apalachicola NERR

Indicators

Indicator
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation - Percent Cover
Water Column - Water Quality
Submerged Aquatic Vegetation - Additional Indicators

Documentation and Data provided by program

File Type File Name Added On Details
Data ID_0997_Data.zip 07/17/18 02:19 PM View Details
Data ID_997_SpatialandWQdata.zip 08/16/19 12:00 AM View Details
Logo DEP_logo_2019.png 04/08/19 01:57 PM View Details
Protocols Final SAV Rpt (APA)-SWMP Biomonitoring (02-24-06).doc 04/08/19 01:57 PM View Details